Fixed Point Theory and Applications
Volume 2007 (2007), Article ID 17301, 9 pages
Research Article

Fixed Points of Weakly Compatible Maps Satisfying a General Contractive Condition of Integral Type

Ishak Altun,1 Duran Türkoğlu,2 and Billy E. Rhoades3

1Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science and Arts, Kirikkale University, Yahsihan 71450, Kirikkale, Turkey
2Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science and Arts, Gazi University, Teknikokullar 06500, Ankara, Turkey
3Department of Mathematics, Indiana University, Bloomington 47405, IN, USA

Received 10 October 2006; Revised 22 May 2007; Accepted 14 September 2007

Academic Editor: Jerzy Jezierski

Copyright © 2007 Ishak Altun et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


We prove a fixed point theorem for weakly compatible maps satisfying a general contractive condition of integral type.